John D Jones

7 May 1863–2 July 1944 (Age 81)
Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of John D

When John D Jones was born on 7 May 1863, in Wales, United Kingdom, his father, David J. E. Jones, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Hughes, was 26. He married Emma Faries on 24 September 1889, in Centerpoint, Brown, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Montgomery Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 2 July 1944, in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

John D Jones
1863–1944
Emma Faries
1867–1974
Marriage: 24 September 1889
Grace Elizabeth Jones
1890–1958

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 September 1889
Centerpoint, Brown, Ohio, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1828–1912Male

    Elizabeth Hughes

    Female1837–1870Female

siblings

(4)

    Male1863–1944Male

    Male1865–1943Male

    William D. Jones

    Male1867–1941Male

    Thomas D Jones

    Male1869–1870Male

World Events (8)

1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867

Age 4

The Great Reform Act of 1867 gave males the right to vote. This also helped to form the Welsh Liberal Party. It was the second of three reforms that would take place.
1886

Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) ( see John ). The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. In North America this name has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

John D. Jones, Brief Sketch of his life

He was the oldest child of David J E Jones and Elizabeth Hughes Jones, and the three of them came to America in 1864 and settled in Jackson County Ohio. He was a mule skinner when he met and married E …

Sources (3)

  • John Jones in household of David J E Jones, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John H Jones in household of David J E Jones, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John D Jones, "United States Census, 1900"

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